Franklyn Currie live at Tractorgrease

Franklyn Currie won 3 live videos at Tractorgrease Studio as part of the 89.5 The Drive sponsored Music Business 101.

Contact Jeff Bonner at to get info on this years version. All accepted bands get 1 free live video.

Shaw TV visits new location

While working on the new EP for The Loose Ends our local broadcaster Shaw TV dropped by. Danny Goncalves did a great job capturing what goes down at Tractorgrease.

Ridley Bent and Chris Dunn at Tractorgrease

Another visit from this awesome Duo. Ridley has been a big part of Tractorgrease from the beginning. Here's a video filmed by Jeff Bonner and Quinn Patterson to help promote "Wildcard" the new Ridley Bent CD.

His CD Release shows are scheduled for:

Vancouver at Fanclub March 13th
Winnipeg at The Park Theatre April 5th

More info:

Doja CD Review

I had a blast recording this record with the band. Catchy songs and great musicianship always helps the process.
Here's a review of Doja's It's Me You from Red On Black Music.

Music 101 with Said the Whale and We Are the City

Well another year of Music 101 sponsored by 89.5 The Drive will wrap up Jan 5th 2014. After having amazing guests like 5440
The Odds
Mother Mother
Tom Wilson
Steve Dawson
John Bottomley
Barney Bentall

and more…. I asked the bands who we should get as a guest next. Said the Whale was the most popular choice, so ……….. Tyler Bancroft and guests will be on hand this Jan 5th at 2pm. For all Music 101 contestants. Andy from will be on hand as well. That's 2 very cool Canadian bands.

Also here's a video of the last 2 yrs of Music 101 videos. Thx to 89.5 The Drive